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World Food Supply

Climate Change Will Probably Ruin These 9 Delicious Foods By 2050, So Brace Yourselves

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 03.14.2014 | Green

Enjoy them while they last.

Small-Scale Irrigation On The Rise In Drought-Hit Countries

Reuters | Posted 10.24.2012 | Green

* S. Asia, Africa vulnerable to climate, food prices * Small-scale irrigation could boost crop yields 75-275 pct * Bette...

The Long Now: How the Far Future Affects Our Present Time

Russell C. Smith | Posted 07.30.2012 | Technology
Russell C. Smith

While being able to create a black hole, or recreate the Big Bang with the Hadron Collider sounds like super fun experiments, what if we're really able to create a black hole in an underground laboratory in Switzerland?

The Plight of Congolese Refugees in Uganda

Cindy McCain | Posted 08.08.2012 | Impact
Cindy McCain

Fighting in the eastern part of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is raging, and once again it's the women and children who bear the brunt of the conflict. And once again, refugees are walking night and day in search of safety, food and shelter.

UN Says World Lacks Enough Food, Fuel As Population Soars

Reuters | Posted 03.31.2012 | Green

* World not seen coping with demands of rising population * "New political economy" needed By Nina Chestney ...

Tracking Microclimates Could Help Feed The World

Reuters | Posted 03.24.2012 | Green

* World needs to boost food production to meet demand * Tracking minute changes in climate can increase supplies By Rina...

World's Poor Pay Price As Crop Research Is Cut

New York Times | KEITH BRADSHER and ANDREW MARTIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The brown plant hopper, an insect no bigger than a gnat, is multiplying by the billions and chewing through rice paddies in East Asia, threatening the...